Commemorative figure of a priestess

Date: 19th century

Geography: Cameroon, Grassfields region, Bangwa chiefdom

Culture: Bamileke peoples

Medium: Wood, pigments

Dimensions: H.: 33 1/2 in. (85 cm)

Classification: Wood-Sculpture

Credit Line: Musée Dapper, Paris (3343)

Not on view
Collected by Gustav Conrau, 1897–1898; Museum für Völkerkunde, Berlin-Dahlem; [Arthur Speyer, Berlin, 1929-1934]; [Charles Ratton, Paris, 1934–1935]; Helena Rubinstein, New York and Paris, 1935–1966; (Sotheby’s New York, 1966); Valerie Franklin, Los Angeles; (Sotheby’s New York, 1990)